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Top news and merchandising and marketing trends unfolding with grocery consumer brands in beverages, natural and organicsnacks, condiments and more.

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CBA Raises Its Call for Supply-Chain Reforms With New Policy Platform

Federal government "must take action to end its uncoordinated and outdated approach to supply-chain policy and let some steam out of the engine," Consumer Brands Association President and CEO Geoff Freeman says.

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Producer Prices Surged Again in June

Producer price spikes, especially in meats and other in-demand categories, may be outstripping grocery retailers' ability to take price hikes.

A new report from Research and Markets finds the U.S. cannabis industry is leading global growth, with sales expected to reach more than $20 billion by 2026.

After expanding into oat milk in 2019 and adding a line of zero-sugar yogurts this summer, the company is taking steps toward going public.

Peatos, the punchy challenger snack brand that’s taken direct aim at category giants with “clean” alternatives, now wants a bite at the tortilla chip market.

Beyond Meat, which debuted an updated Beyond Burger in grocery stores nationwide this spring, is teaming up with DoorDash for a delivery-only grilling kit available exclusively through DoorDash's DashMart concept.

Prices for grains, beef and veal, and oilseeds climbed in May as the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported the biggest year-over-year gain in producer prices since November 2010.

The pop-up grocery-store concept highlights on-trend categories and emerging CPG brands that have been heavily promoted on social.

NCSolutions attributes increase in spending to Americans cleaning more and cooking at home more in its full-year analysis of pandemic shopping.

Emerging more resilient and more trusted will require fixing supply-chain issues and redoubling efforts on sustainability and social responsibility, the Consumer Brands Association finds.

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